Kevin J Pearson, PhD
  • Associate Professor
  • University of Kentucky
  • Lexington, KY USA

Biography

Dr. Kevin Pearson earned his Ph.D. in Pathobiology and Molecular Medicine at the University of Cincinnati and went on to do a postdoctoral fellowship at the National Institute on Aging. He has risen through the ranks to Professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine. The long-term goal of his laboratory is to prevent childhood obesity and diabetes by using maternal exercise as a non-pharmacological intervention during pregnancy.